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Question on everybody's mind today: Was the 'Million Puppet March' enough to save our country as we know it?

By Doug Powers  •  November 4, 2012 12:36 PM

“El-mo, we won’t go!”

Are you ready for the ‘Million Muppet March’?

By Doug Powers  •  October 13, 2012 12:12 PM

It’s on

Gibbs: No plans to stop running the Big Bird ad

By Doug Powers  •  October 10, 2012 04:24 PM

Bin Laden is dead, Big Bird is alive

Sesame Street asks Obama campaign to pull anti-Romney Big Bird ad

By Doug Powers  •  October 9, 2012 02:24 PM


Desperate Dems Hide Behind Big Bird

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 5, 2012 09:45 AM

Desperate Dems Hide Behind Big Bird by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Mitt Romney sure ruffled a lot of feathers over his proposal to eliminate taxpayer funding for government-sponsored TV. As soon as the GOP presidential candidate singled out PBS for cuts during the presidential debate in Denver, the hysterical squawking commenced. Left-leaning celebrities […]

Journo-Tools For Obama

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 22, 2012 08:23 AM

Journo-tools For Obama by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Can we stop calling the hosts of the presidential debates “moderators”? They’re left-erators. It’s time for the old media godfathers to end the pretense that they’re fair and neutral observers of the American political scene. And it’s time for the GOP to stop perpetuating these […]

Government-sponsored media’s latest mission creep

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 3, 2011 11:58 PM

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which supports left-wing PBS and NPR, continues to sop up hundreds of millions in taxpayer subsidies. Despite GOP efforts to de-fund the progressive behemoth, CPB is forging ahead with its expansive mission creep agenda. Want to know what they’re up to now? Check out their latest initiative unveiled today: The […]

The Spending Cut That Got Away: $20 Million for Sesame Street… in Pakistan?

By Doug Powers  •  April 9, 2011 04:49 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Those of you who were worried that Congress and the president got way too overzealous with their spending cuts yesterday can rest easy. As you’re about to discover, absolutely essential spending remains intact and fully funded. Daily Caller: As American politicians debate the possible de-funding of American public broadcasting, the U.S. […]

Saving $4 Million Per Year a Big Deal, NPR/PBS Funding Insignificant

By Doug Powers  •  March 22, 2011 11:12 AM

Footnote: Ideas that save too much money are inconsiderable

Obama: Makes No Sense to Defund Public Broadcasting

By Doug Powers  •  March 11, 2011 03:54 PM

**Written by Doug Powers If the same amount of taxpayer dollars were going to Fox News, would it be considered such a meaningless pittance? President Obama defended public broadcasting from cuts on Friday, emphasizing that defunding networks like NPR and PBS would do little to rein in spending. […] “I think it’s going to be […]

Coburn, DeMint Introduce Bill to Defund NPR, PBS

By Doug Powers  •  March 5, 2011 10:21 AM

**Written by Doug Powers Quick note: Apologies for the slow posting the past couple of days. I’m “on the road” and haven’t gotten in as much time for a little writing as I originally hoped — which is merely an admission that I’ve failed miserably at the art of simultaneously blogging while playing blackjack. The […]

Barbara Boxer: Republicans Have a Vendetta Against Elmo

By Doug Powers  •  March 1, 2011 03:05 PM

Tickle me budget cuts

Cartoon Aardvarks Lobby for PBS/NPR Funding, and So Does That ‘Arthur’ Character

By Doug Powers  •  February 17, 2011 09:58 AM

Vermin on the Hill

Sesame Street’s Elmo Helps Push Nutrition Bill

By Doug Powers  •  December 17, 2010 10:12 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Elmo’s already spoken out on behalf of the FCC’s national broadband plan, and now there’s work to be done pushing the Child Nutrition Bill. It’s the least your tax dollars can do. When Elmo turns 65, it’s a good bet he’ll be Andy Griffith’s replacement to lie to senior citizens about […]

In the tank: Gwen Ifill bathes in the “Age of Obama”

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 20, 2009 09:53 PM

Party time.

Free The Film!

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 4, 2007 12:08 PM

Watch today’s interview with Frank Gaffney on the taxpayer-funded documentary PBS doesn’t want you to see. More at Free The Film. Sign the petition: To Pat Harrison, President of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Members of the United States Congress: We are among the taxpayers whose money has been used to make “Islam vs. […]

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